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Implementing innovative approaches for water governance in Mongolia

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Donor: Asian Development Bank  (ADB)  |    Duration: 2018-2019   |    Location: Mongolia

About: Mongolia is a vast landlocked country, bordered by China and Russia and comprising about 80% […]

Coastal Multi-Hazard Mapping, Vulnerability & Risk Assessments and Investment Framework for Coastal Interventions in Vietnam

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Donor: World Bank    |    Duration: 2018-2019   |    Location: Vietnam

About: With a coastline of 3,260 kilometers, Vietnam is one of the most vulnerable countries against […]

Strengthening Early Warning, Resilient Agriculture and Rural Development in Myanmar

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Donor/Partner: Asian Development Bank    |    Duration: 2018-2020   |    Location: Myanmar

About: Myanmar is one of the countries most at risk of damage and loss from weather-related […]

Climate and Natural Disasters Resilience Project in Bac Kan Province

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Donor/Partner: AREP    |    Duration: 2018   |    Location: Vietnam

About: Bac Kan city is located in the northern mountainous region of Vietnam. With a population of 57 […]

Geohazard Risk Management and Resilient Road Asset Management in Nepal

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Donor/Partner: World Bank    |    Duration: 2018-2019   |    Location: Nepal

About: In many developing countries, the construction of local roads, highways, and forest roads in river […]

Disaster Preparedness Pilot Project

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Donor/Partner: Swiss Red Cross (SRC)    |    Duration: 2018-2019   |    Location: Bhutan

About: The Royal Government of Bhutan (RGoB) has adopted a multi-stakeholder approach to disaster […]

Promoting Climate Resilient Rural Infrastructure in Northern Viet Nam – Report Series

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The Asian Development Bank (ADB) Capacity Development Technical Assistance project Promoting Climate Resilient Rural Infrastructure in Northern Vietnam demonstrated how non-conventional engineering solutions can strengthen […]

Enhanced Use of Disaster Risk Information for Decision Making in Southeast Asia – Myanmar Component

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Donor/Partner: Asian Development Bank (ADB)    |    Duration: 2017-2018   |    Location: Myanmar

About:The project will enable increased capacity building and knowledge sharing among selected Southeast […]

Open Data for Resilience Initiative (OpenDRI): Community Mapping for Can Tho, Vietnam

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Donor: World Bank |    Duration: 2017   |    Location: Vietnam

About: Can Tho City plays a major role in the socio-economic development […]

Second GMS Corridor Towns Development Project: Integrated Disaster Risk Management

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Many towns and cities in the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) are facing increased vulnerability and exposure due to climate extremes combined with rapid and unplanned expansion of urban population and infrastructure. These towns are susceptible to flooding, drought, storms and other natural hazards, which are likely to become more frequent and more severe with climate change. This will negatively affect human settlements and economic activities in the region.

Feasibility Study and Capacity Development for Strengthening Disaster Risk Management and Rural Resilience in Cambodia

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Donor / Partner:  World Bank (WB)  |   Duration: 2016-2017  |  Location: Cambodia

About: Typhoon Ketsana, which made landfall in late September 2009, was one of the worst storms to ever hit […]

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Community-based Disaster Risk Management (CBDRM) and Farmer Water Users Community (FWUC) Support

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Donor / Partner: ADB    |    Duration: 2015-2017   |    Location: Cambodia

About: Cambodia experiences flood and drought and their associated risks on an almost annual basis. Rural […]